Preview Anand-Carlsen Bumper Issue
2013, 130 (!) Seiten, kartoniert, englisch
A Person of Indian Origin
Jonathan Rowson explains the sattvic side of Vishy Anand.
Anand-Carlsen: The Stats
How to Beat Magnus Carlsen
Sergey Shipov tackles a question the World Champion must be asking himself.
In his last serious test before Chennai, Magnus Carlsen raised his rating to 2870.
Interview: Henrik Carlsen
The father speaks. ‘He very quickly started eating at a separate table from us, three metres away, so that he could be with his chess pieces.’
World Cup Tromsø
He never much liked the knock-out format, but this time he had no choice. ‘Now that I am here I might as well try to win it.’ And that’s exactly what Vladimir Kramnik did.
Voyages of Discovery
Matthew Sadler spent quality time with Mikhail Tal, Vassily Ivanchuk and Garry Kasparov.
Hou Yifan Routs Ushenina
With a telling 5½-1½ victory the Chinese favourite regained her title.
Here’s a sound piece of opening advice from Nigel Short. Not to be missed.
Battleships and chess are two games that Pavel Eljanov is extremely good at.
Paris Grand Prix
Anish Giri witnessed the fight for a coveted spot in the next Candidates’ tournament.
The Challenger has always been fond of opening surprises.
World championship matches between two healthy contestants are a rarity, Hans Ree discovered.
What is it that Peter Heine Nielsen dislikes in others?